Teachers Assistant

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Adecco is assisting a federally-funded program for preschool children from low-income families recruiting for Teachers Assistant jobs in Middletown, NY.  These Teachers Assistants jobs are direct hire opportunities.

Teachers Assistant jobs require candidates to
serve as the Teacher Assistant for Head Start classrooms of children ages 3-5. The position works collaboratively with the Teacher to ensure the successful operation of a classroom of children. Also works with a team of other Teacher Assistants and family members to implement Creative Curriculum to achieve outcomes for children of all abilities. Position is evaluated on a combination of skills, dispositions and behaviors, some of which are related to the specific service area of this position and others that represent general expectations of all program employees. Child Growth & Development: Uses knowledge of the principles of child growth and development to work with children and communicate with internal and external stakeholders. If you meet the qualifications listed below – Apply Now!

Responsibilities for Teachers Assistant jobs include but are not limited to:

  • Child Growth & Development: Uses knowledge of the principles of child growth and development to work with children and communicate with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Maintains a child-centered curriculum and learning environment that encourages positive social interaction, active engagement in learning, and self-motivation to promote development in all domains for children of all abilities.
  • Addresses challenging behaviors by observing to determine possible causes of the behavior, implementing preventive measures, teaching the child new social and communication skills and partnering with families to support the child at home.

Uses observations of children and anecdotal notes to document children’s progress and individualize curriculum.

Candidates must meet the following requirements to be considered for Teachers Assistant jobs:

  • Child Development Associate (CDA) or Associate Degree or higher in Early Childhood Education (ECE).
  • Experience working with Preschool children.
  • Must pass physical examination, TB, SEL, SCR, fingerprints background check, and drug test.
  • Able to lift a child weighing 40 pounds, able to lift as many as 20 children in a day if needed.
  • Basic computer literacy in email, word processing, and internet navigation.
  • Maintain certification in CPR and First Aid if required.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus.
  • Valid clean driver license.

 

What's in this for you? 

  • Pay rates starting at $13.50-15.00 per hour, plus overtime as needed!
  • Long term opportunity with ability to grow internally

 

Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this Teachers Assistant job in Middletown, NY!   

 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

 

 

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